3-Year-Old Cancer Survivor Is Flower Girl In Bone Marrow Donor's WeddingWhen Hayden Hatfield Ryals got a call that a baby girl with cancer was a match for her bone marrow, Ryals knew she had to save her. Now, years later, the little girl thanked her donor in a special way by serving as her flower girl.
Northwestern Doctor Honored For Cancer Research EffortsDr. Leo Gordon helped save the lives of two members of the CFD who were diagnosed with a rare form of blood cancer.
Cancer Survivor To Climb Mt. Kilimanjaro With SurgeonA suburban man who survived pancreatic cancer has a new mountain to climb. Literally.
Cancer Survivor To Celebrate 21st Birthday With Blood DriveJimmy Rancich is a two-time cancer survivor and stem-cell recipient.
Cubs Honor Breast Cancer Survivors At Annual 'Pink Out' GameThe sea of blue that takes over the Friendly Confines for every Cubs home game was mixed with some pink Sunday night against the Yankees.
Women Urge City To Keep Mammogram Program OpenA group of female Chicago aldermen, health care workers, and breast cancer survivors launched a campaign Thursday, to urge the Chicago Department of Public Health to halt plans to close the program that provides mammograms to thousands of women every year.
Cancer Survivor Gives Out Blankets, Encouragement To PatientsMore than five years now cancer-free, a 24-year-old Chicago woman is now in her fourth year of giving out blankets to hospitalized cancer patients.